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Chiefs Exercise DT Dontari Poe’s Fifth-Year Option

Albert Breer of NFL Media reports that the Chiefs have picked up DT Dontari Poe‘s fifth-year option on Friday. The move will cost the Chiefs approximately $6.1 million for the 2016 season. However, it’s guaranteed for injury only and won’t prevent the team from working out a long-term contract extension for the future. Given the talent ... The post Chiefs Exercise DT Dontari...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Finding Playmakers at ILB - Draft Science 2015 part 3

In Part three of this year’s Draft Science, I am diving into the Inside Linebackers. Most analysts will dwell on the edge linebackers, but you need playmakers in the middle too. As the NFL drifts more toward being a “passing league”, two things happen. First, Inside linebackers become more valuable if they can stay on the field on passing downs. Secondly, change of direction...
Via Pro Football Spot
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Multitude of picks gives Chiefs considerable flexibility in draft

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The first few years John Dorsey was in charge of the Kansas City Chiefs, he was hampered by having traded picks away to acquire quarterback Alex Smith. He has a full complement this year. And then some. Even after trading a fifth-round pick to New Orleans to acquire former Pro Bowl guard Ben Grubbs, the Chiefs have 10 selections in next week's draft. That includes...
Via AP on Fox
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs' Dorsey mulling over options ahead of NFL draft

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The first few years John Dorsey was in charge of the Kansas City Chiefs, he was hampered by having traded picks away to acquire quarterback Alex Smith. He has a full complement this year. And then some. Even after trading a fifth-round pick to New Orleans to acquire former Pro Bowl offensive guard Ben Grubbs, the Chiefs have 10 selections in next week's draft...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs' Dorsey still speaking with Houston's representatives

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey says he's spoken to representatives of All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston ''in the last three days'' as the sides negotiate a long-term contract. Speaking in advance of next week's draft, Dorsey said Friday that the lines of communication remain open with Houston, who has been given the franchise tag but has yet...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Discussing Contract Extension With OLB Justin Houston

Chiefs GM John Dorsey told reporters on Friday that he has had contract discussions with OLB Justin Houston‘s representative in the last three days, per Herbie Teope. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk recently reported that there had been no contract talks between the two parties in recent weeks. However, it appears as though things have changed in recent days. ... The post...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs one of only two NFL teams who haven’t done this since 1998

The Kansas City Chiefs could go a lot of different ways with their selection at No. 18 in this year’s NFL Draft. If recent history is any indicator, though, there’s one position they won’t be touching. So Chiefs and Steelers are the only ones not to draft a first round CB from 98-2014 http://t.co/q1w0JpSwVA — Arrowhead Pride (@ArrowheadPride) April 24, 2015 That’s wild...
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Peoria Chiefs Swept By Bandits at Home

Peoria, IL- The Peoria Chiefs allowed two runs to score on wild pitches in the seventh inning as they fell 4-3 Thursday night to the Quad Cities River Bandits. The loss, their third in a row, finished the sweep and drops the Chiefs to 8-7 to close out their six-game homestand. The Chiefs opened the scoring in their half of the first against Quad Cities starter Austin Chrismon. Oscar...
Via i70baseball
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dwayne Bowe Returned To Kansas City To Attend Chiefs Fan’s Funeral

Dwayne Bowe no longer plays for the Kansas City Chiefs, but his bond to the region and Chiefs fans is undeniable. Bowe was released by the Chiefs earlier this offseason, eventually signing with the Cleveland Browns. However, upon hearing that Chiefs super fan Betty Johnson — whom Bowe kissed before every game — passed away at the age of 86, the veteran...
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Is Alex Smith Really the Chiefs' $26 Million Man?

Alex Smith is locked up as the Kansas City Chiefs' quarterback... for now.Part of Smith's 5 year deal, signed in 2014, gave the passer a guaranteed salary of 11.9 million dollars in 2015 and an additional 14.1 million dollars in 2016, just for being on the roster in 2015. This currently puts all of that guaranteed money in Alex's pocket, and gives the Arrowhead faithful a quarterback...
Via Pro Football Spot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

This nugget about the Kansas City Chiefs schedule Weeks 1-11 is just bonkers

The Kansas City Chiefs 2015 schedule dropped on Tuesday night and the road map to the season’s finally here. Lost in all the excitement, though, was this crazy nugget. From Week 1-11, the Chiefs will play 3 games at Arrowhead. — Arrowhead Pride (@ArrowheadPride) April 22, 2015 Wait, whaaat? That stretch includes the bye and six of the Chiefs’ eight road games, but man, talk...
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Miami Dolphins sign veteran guard Jeff Linkenbach

After bringing in a few offensive linemen to audition for the team, the Miami Dolphins have made a move to add some depth by signing former Indianapolis Colts and Kansas City Chiefs guard Jeff Linkenbach.In his five-year career, the 27-year old Linkenbach has started 36 games, three of which were during his time in Kansas City last year. According to the ratings by Pro Football Focus...
Via PhinManiacs
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwayne Bowe attends funeral of longtime Chiefs fan

During his career with the Kansas City Chiefs, Dwayne Bowe had a routine before every home game at Arrowhead Stadium where he would seek out and give a kiss to Betsy Johnson at her front-row seat on the 45-yard line. Johnson, a longtime Chiefs fan and season ticket-holder since 1986, passed away at the age...Read More The post Former Chief Dwayne Bowe attends funeral of longtime...
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Kansas City Chiefs 2015 schedule

The Kansas City Chiefs begin their 2015 season on the road as the club travels to Houston to face the Texans on Sept. 13. The Chiefs will be featured in three primetime television games, including two back-to-back contests in Weeks Two and Three. The Chiefs will face the Denver Broncos on Thursday Night Football on Sept. 17, followed by a visit to Green Bay to take on the Packers...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs 2015 schedule

The Kansas City Chiefs complete 2015 schedule is right here! You may also be interested in: Kansas City Chiefs 2015 schedule Kansas City Chiefs prospect talk: East Carolina wide receiver Justin Hardy You won’t believe who Kansas City Chiefs TE Travis Kelce has been watching film of
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Chiefs Waive Former Steelers CB Shaquille Richardson

The Kansas City Chiefs parted ways Tuesday with a former draft pick of the Pittsburgh Steelers. According to Adam Caplan on Twitter, the Chiefs waived cornerback Shaquille Richardson with designation failure to disclose physical condition. #Chiefs waived CB Shaq Richardson with designation failure to disclose physical condition. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) April 21, 2015 The [...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Waive CB Shaquille Richardson

The Kansas City Chiefs announced Tuesday that they’ve placed CB Shaquille Richardson on waivers. The #Chiefs have released cornerback Shaquille Richardson. — Kansas City Chiefs (@KCChiefs) April 21, 2015 Richardson, 23, was taken in the fifth-round of last year’s draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. However, he was unable to make the team’s 53-man roster coming out of ......
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Chiefs Fan Planning to Buy House, Selling Tailgate Bus — $12,000

Chiefs fans, do a fellow member of Arrowhead Nation a solid by buying his (or her) tailgate bus! It’s clean, classic and would surely add an extra element to your pre-Alex Smith check-down experience. Information from the seller: I have for sale a 1987 GMC VanDura G3500 short school bus that has been completely transformed into a Kansas City Chiefs Tailgating Mobile!!! I am selling...
Via Busted Coverage
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Should the Chiefs Draft in Round One?

View image | gettyimages.com The NFL Draft is a little over a week away.  This period of time is incredibly important as teams are assembling their final big boards and figuring out who their primary targets are. During this time, we at Topsportsreport decided that it would be a good idea for us to do a first round mock draft with analysis. Find out which prospect John Miceli...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Peoria Chiefs Split Double Header with Wisconsin

Peoria, IL- The Peoria Chiefs and Wisconsin Timber Rattlers split a double header on Monday afternoon with the Chiefs losing 4-2 in game one and bouncing back to win 3-2 in game two. The win moves the Chiefs to 8-4 on the season and gives them the series win over Wisconsin with three games remaining on the homestand. The Chiefs started game one of the doubleheader with a quick run...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

No shock: Chiefs' Houston skips report date for offseason program

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs reported for the start of their offseason program Monday. Well, most of them did. The most notable absence was All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston, who was given the franchise tag after a record-setting sack season. Houston still has not signed his tender as the Chiefs and his representatives try to reach an agreement on a long-term deal....
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs' Houston skips report date for offseason program

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs reported for the start of their offseason program on Monday. Well, most of them did. The most notable absence was All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston, who was given the franchise tag after a record-setting sack season. Houston still has not signed his tender as the Chiefs and his representatives try to reach an agreement on a long-term...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jamaal Charles: “Running backs are more important than wide receivers”

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles will be paying close attention to the NFL Draft next week. Charles, who is entering his eight season has made it clear that he wants the Chiefs to address the offensive line during the draft. But with the Chiefs needing WRs, they probably won’t get a OL until later in the draft. Charles believes that having a great RBs outweighs having a good...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

You won’t belive who Kansas City Chiefs TE Travis Kelce has been watching film of

Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce had a big 2014. Is he ready to take the next step to become a top NFL tight end? Kelce is certainly doing the right preparation in the film room. #Chiefs TE Travis Kelce says he watched a lot of Tony Gonzalez film this offseason. There you go #ChiefsKingdom. Plenty to discuss. — BJ Kissel (@ChiefsReporter) April 20, 2015 That’s awesome...
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Buy This Kansas City Chiefs “War Wagon” Tailgate Bus — $4,500

Are you a Chiefs fan in the market for a compact tailgate bus that won’t be a pain in the ass to park? Then look no further than this 1987 Ford Chiefs “War Wagon” tailgate bus. Information from the seller: Fuel: Gas Automatic transmission V-8 The motor is one year old it runs and drives great plenty of storage seats 10 plus driver new grill kicker spearkers in and out...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss
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